We label our products with emojis to help you find those that best align with your company values. Below is the guide so you can best understand what they mean.
😀 Good: cost competitive, comparable to other products on the market but sourced from suppliers who have passed 3rd party audits on social compliance and environmental impact.
😀😀 Better: always cost competitive and have some sustainable features (recycled content, material made from rapidly renewed resource, biodegradable, etc.)
😀😀😀 Best: when possible, sourced as closely as possible to end client (North American made), preferred use of sustainable material, third party accreditation, and/or supplier is Certified B Corporation and/or supplier has significant audited giving projects, etc. Product quality is very high AND it is still cost competitive.
👩 = Made by a women-owned business
👩👧👦 = Made by a company which supports social causes
🤝 = Made by a company in which the employees are unionized
🤎 = Made by a black-owned business
🪶 = Made by an indigenous-owned business
🧕 = Made by a refugee-owned business
🐝 = Made by a Certified B Corporation
🐟 = Made by a company which supports environmental causes
💚 = Made with certified organic materials
♻️ = Made with recycled materials
🌱 = Made with biodegradable materials
🐰 = Made with vegan materials or ingredients; cruelty-free, no animal testing.
🍁 = Made in Canada
⭐️ = Made in the USA
Don't hesitate to contact us if you require more information on the product's environmental stewardship, social compliance, or quality certifications.
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- After submitting your sample request, one of our team members will contact you to confirm the details. We can answer any outstanding questions then!